Uncovered – New Tekno RC SCT410 1/10th 4WD Short Course Truck

Dec 06, 2012 1 Comment by

At last weekend’s Top Notch Series season opener at SDRC, Tekno RC’s home track, we caught a few snapshots of the brand’s new 4WD short course truck called the SCT410 (the naming convention following their electric 1/8-scale buggy, the EB48). Rather than simply converting the EB48 for short course duty, the crew at TKRC has been taking its time refining a new design; the driveline runs straight down the center of the truck for maximum efficiency, and tall shocks at all four corners are mated with cleverly designed geometry for both jumping and cornering performance. Tekno RC founder Daniel Lewis told us that they placed a high priority on materials, choosing the correct composites and metals for the truck’s components to ensure durability and performance.

Tekno RC plans to release the SCT410 early next year, and we can’t wait to get our hands on it. Stay tuned for a full review of the Tekno SCT410 in a future issue of RC Car Action.

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Joel Navarro fell in love with RC since the age of 11 with the Tamiya Grasshopper being his first RC car. Little did he know that the his favorite RC magazine back in 1987, RC Car Action, would be the magazine he works for now. Joel received his AA in photography and in addition to being a West Coast Editor for RC Car Action magazine, he is a professional wedding and portrait photographer in the Southern California and San Diego area. During the winter, Joel is also a snowboard instructor in Big Bear, Ca. Joel is active in the RC community and regularly races all over the SoCal area. His home tracks are SDRC Raceway, West Coast RC Raceway, OCRC Raceway, and parking lot racing in San Diego.

One Response to “Uncovered – New Tekno RC SCT410 1/10th 4WD Short Course Truck”

  1. Kingclod27 says:

    I just finished putting together the EB48 I won from you guys and I already know I want this too…No disrespect to any other manufacturer but the quality of these 2 Tekno RCs are top notch. There is more SCT racing around me so this is on my list….I wonder if I could win another one lol…Hmmmmmmm…

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